The Bill to establish the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka and to repeal the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka Act, No. 36 of 1987, was presented to the Parliament on Wednesday (6th Dec.).
President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (6th Dec.) laid the foundation stone for the National Nephrology Specialized Hospital in Polonnaruwa, gifted by the People’s Republic of China to be constructed at a cost of Rs. 12,000 million.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has issued directives to the relevant officials to immediately start paying compensation to families whose houses and properties were damaged due to inclement weather conditions in the country from 4th December.